Northern Cod FIP Joint Meeting

On November 27, 2018, the Northern Cod Acoustic Tracking Project held its first joint meeting with the Steering and Technical Committees in St. John’s, NL. The project is a key part of the Northern Cod (2J3KL) Fisheries Improvement Project (FIP) led by the Atlantic Groundfish Council (formerly GEAC) and the Association of Seafood Producers. The […]

Marks & Spencer visits NL

In November 2018, Marks & Spencer (M&S), multinational retailer and buyer of Newfoundland cod, visited Newfoundland and Labrador. During their time in NL, Steve McLean, Head of Agriculture, Aquaculture and Fisheries (left) and Hannah Macintyre, Fisheries & Aquaculture Manager (center) attended briefings with officials with Atlantic Groundfish Council, as well as science and resource management […]

NL Members meet with NL MP Caucus

On September 5, 2018, the NL-Based members of the Atlantic Groundfish Council (formerly GEAC) and Canadian Association of Prawn Producers were pleased to meet with the NL Members of Parliament in St. John’s, NL to discuss the importance of the fishery in the future of Newfoundland and Labrador.